Annapurna Trekking Tour explores nature and culture of Annapurna mountain region people together with cities-Kathmandu and Pokhara of Nepal. Enjoy and experience nature at its most majestic as you discover the stupas and monasteries of Kathmandu with the services of expert trekking tour leader.
The Annapurna walking tour combines the rich architecture of Kathmandu with the beauty of Lake City Pokhara and the Annapurna conservation area. This trekking and hiking tour sum up the tours around Kathmandu and Pokhara with a stunning 4 days trekking in the foot hills of Annapurna. This is an easy level trekking tour, no previous experience is required. All mentally and physically fitted individual and group can enjoy this tour. For the best Annapurna trekking tour cost, itinerary and group tour departure, feel free to ask with Nepal experts of trekking and guide team.
Please make sure that you have adequate travel insurance which covers mountain trekking. If you require a guide in another language please contact us for more information. This tour is based on twin sharing basis. In case the tour is booked for an odd amount of persons, a single room supplement will apply
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu.
Upon arrival at Kathmandu airport, you will have nice and warm reception by us, and then drive to hotel Spend free day on your own and in the afternoon you will have short briefing and discussion of Annapurna trek tour and settle the balance due payment.
Day 2: Kathmandu City Tour.
After breakfast, take a morning excursion to Kathmandu Valley. You will visit the Swoyambhunath Stupa, also known as monkey temple. This monastery and temple boasts an incomparable atmosphere. Situated at the crest of a hill in a beautiful natural setting surrounded by other hills, the whole of the Kathmandu area can be viewed clearly from the top and then next visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, and explore the Pashupatinath Temple and Boudhhanath Stupa to view Nepalese arts, culture and the Nepalese people going about their daily lives.
At Pashupatinath Temple you can observe different ceremonies and ways of worshipping, including the cremation site on the edge of the sacred river. Witness the funeral procedure according to Hindu Culture. Admire the great Newari architecture in Kathmandu Durbar Square, a place of living history in the heart of the modern city. Finally, you will visit Bouddhanath Stupa to see the Tibetan community and view a traditional Buddhist temple complex.
Day 3: Kathmandu to Pokhara
Take a scenic drive of 5 to 6 hours to Pokhara through the mountains, with stops in local villages to learn more about the mountain inhabitants’ way of life. Walk along the banks of Phewa Lake and board on boat and sail to Island where there is a Hindu temple. The second largest lake in Nepal, Phewa Lake will grant you superb views of the mountains as they are reflected in the lake. You will spend the night in Pokhara.
Day 4: Annapurna Trek to Ghandruk.
Today you will be picked up at your hotel early in the morning. Drive to Nayapul for 1 hour away and commence the trek at a comfortable speed, with plenty of time to rest and enjoy the sublime landscape surrounding you. The trail is easy to follow and climbs to Ghandruk taking approximately 7 to 8 hours. Your reward from the top of Ghandruk is the breathtaking views of the Annapurna Mountain Range.
Day 5: Annapurna Trekking to Landruk.
In comparison with day 4 trek, the first 3 hours of today’s route will be much lighter, as the path goes downhill through forests, until we end up at the Modi Khola River that divides the Annapurna Range. The river is crossed by one of the famous suspension bridges, while the valley boasts an abundance of birdlife. Soak up the magical atmosphere and take a good rest before the 2-hour climb to Landruk.
Day 6: Annapurna hiking to Australian Camp.
Today’s 5-6 hour trek will have ups and downs, though your ultimate goal is to Australian camp. We leave Landruk early in the morning and pass though many small villages. Arrive at Deurali around lunch time and feast on the views of the Annapurna Range. The route takes you through thick jungle and cultivated ground. From Deurali the path will ascend towards Australian Camp, sometimes leading over stone paved stairs. One of the awesome view point of Annapurna trek tour.
Day 7: Annapurna walks back to Kade/Pokhara.
Today is the final day of your trek as we descend to Kade in approximately 3 hours. Although this may seem light, it requires your full attention to drink in the beautiful scenery. We will walk slowly, giving plenty of time to enjoy the thrilling landscape, before joining your vehicle transfer back to Pokhara.
Day 8: Pokhara Valley Tour
After an early breakfast, continue your journey with a private sightseeing tour of the Annapurna Range, the most spectacular sight in Pokhara, especially in the early morning light.
Take in the 8 majestic mountains in front of you, a glorious sight that is especially breathtaking at sunrise that everyone in Pokhara wakes early for. The reflection of the sunlight from the mountain is always memorable, and the memories of the fishtail mountain saying Good Morning will last a lifetime. Following our morning drive we will head to Devi Waterfall, located 1.5 miles (2 kilometers) from Pokhara City. The water falls into a deep and narrow canal with no ends, but its lovely aspect should not be underestimated and it is thought to have taken the lives of some adventurers.
Next, visit Fewa Lake, the second largest lake in Nepal. It offers superb views of the mountains, especially reflected in the lake. Enjoy some time boating on the lake, before leaving for Seti Gandaki, a river which flows right through the city and underground at many points. If you don’t suffer from claustrophobia, it is possible to pay a visit to a bat cave to see the hundreds of bats and to squeeze through its narrow exit. You will spend the night in Pokhara.
Day 9: Pokhara Kathmandu Overland tour
After breakfast you will drive back to Kathmandu where you will have the time at leisure, either to continue sightseeing on your own or to do some shopping for last minute souvenirs and gifts. Spend the night at a hotel in Kathmandu. In the evening join our farewell dinner at typical Nepali restaurant with culture dance program.
Day 10: Kathmandu Airport.
Sadly your tour has come to an end, and today you will be picked up by your driver and dropped off at Kathmandu airport in time for your onward flight.